Donne Trotter

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Donne Trotter
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Illinois State Senate District 17
Incumbent
Assumed office
1993
Current term ends
January 12, 2013
Political party Democratic
Profession Legislator
Website Senate website
Donne Trotter is a Democratic member of the Illinois State Senate. Trotter has served in the Illinois Senate since 1993. Before becoming a Senator, Trotter served in the Illinois House of Representatives from 1988 to 1993.

Trotter graduated from Chicago State with his Bachelor's degree and later graduated from Loyola-Chicago with his Law degree. Before becoming a elected official, Trotter is a former Hospital Administrator.

Committee assignments

2011-2012

In the 2011-2012 legislative session, Trotter has been appointed to these committees:

2009-2010

In the 2009-2010 legislative session, Trotter served on these committees:


Elections

2008

On November 4, 2008, Democrat Donne Trotter won re-election to the Illinois State Senate District 17. He ran unopposed receiving 79,070 votes.[2]


Illinois State Senate, District 17 (2008)
Candidates Votes
Green check mark transparent.png Donne Trotter (D) 79,070



Campaign Donors

2008

In 2008, Trotter collected $328,486 in donations.[3]

Listed below are those that contributed most to his campaign.

Donor Amount
CMTE to Elect Rickey Hendon $13,400
Illinois Helath Care Association $12,500
Comed $12,500
Illinois Hospital & Health Systems Association $12,000
Associated Beer Distributors of Illinois $9,500
Citizens for Emil Jones Jr. $8,000
Illinois Education Association $5,500
Dynegy Inc. $5,500
Altria $5,250
Illinois Credit Union League $5,050
AT&T $5,000
Midway Airport Concessionaires $5,000
Illinois Trial Lawyers Association $4,500
Ameren $4,500
MidAmerican Energy $4,000
Harmony Health Plan of Illinois $4,000
Comcast $4,000
Chicago Automobile Trade Association $4,000
Illinois Realtors Association $3,900
Citizens for Mariyana Spyropoulos $3,500


District 17

Trotter represents Illinois Senate District 17. District 17 includes the University of Chicago Area[4].

Personal

Donne is married to Rose Trotter. They have four children and resides in Chicago, Illinois.

External links

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References

Political offices
Preceded by
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Illinois Senate District 17
1993–present
Succeeded by
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